Line Leader

Line Leader

4on 4off Days, 05:45-18:00

Cranswick Country Foods, Staithes Road, Preston, HU12 8TB

Cranswick is a leading UK food producer with revenue of over £2 Billion. We produce and supply premium food to high profile UK grocery retailers, the food service sector and other UK and global customers. Now with 22 sites nationwide, Cranswick are dedicated to growing and developing our team.

Our Preston site is growing again! We are on the look out for Line Leaders to become an integral part of our Production team!

Main duties include (but not limited to):

  • To be responsible for the attainment of production targets as directed by the Shift Manager / Retail Manager, with the ability to motivate and develop to encourage maximum productivity
  • Train and support Delford Operatives to achieve succession in their role
  • Pre-operational start up checks; including controlled documents, equipment check sheets, fabrication sheets, hygiene standards and line labour management
  • Acting as a product specific expert where appropriate, working with other departments and disciplines in a manner to share and train own knowledge
  • Understand hourly performance vs target, identify issues and deliver actions to ensure that performance targets are achieved

You will have:

  • Previous experience of FMCG manufacturing (preferably food related)
  • Proven track record of leading a team
  • Good standard of spoken and written English

We offer:

  • Excellent and competitive rates of pay
  • Strong commitment to progression and personal development through department specific training matrix. This will include machine specific training and upskilling.
  • Profit sharing through discounted share scheme
  • Hassle free auto-enrolment into company pension scheme including enhanced contribution options
  • Access to the Cranswick Package which includes Cycle to Work Scheme, Free Parking, Discounted products, ‘Feed your Wellbeing’ platform, ‘Hapi’ discounts app and buying extra holiday entitlement

A full job description is available upon request. Salary to be discussed at application stage

To apply, please submit your CV & Cover Letter to:

Closing Date: 1st August 2024

(Please note that if a suitable candidate is found, this closing date may be brought forward)

If you are an internal applicant, please ensure you have made your line manager aware before applying and confirm this when submitting your a